Alden Harry Waitt papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.waitalde
Creators:
Waitt, Alden Harry, 1892-1981
Dates:
1958-1981
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
1 Microfilm reel
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
REEL 3026 (fr. 5-90): Letters received and copies of letters sent; typescripts and drafts of writings on art and artists; exhibition catalogs and clippings; and photographs of Waitt and works of art.
Scope and Contents
REEL 3026 (fr. 95-628): Biographical information; correspondence; San Antonio Art Institute Board agendas, proposed budgets and treasurer's reports; exhibition catalogs and announcements and clippings.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter and art administrator; San Antonio, Tex. Born in Orlando, Fla. Contemporary realist painter of landscapes of Texas and New England. Worked in oil and lithography. Chairman and president of the San Antonio Art Institute, 1959-1977.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 3026 available for use through interlibrary loan.
Existence and Location of Originals
Originals returned to the lenders, Betty Alden White and the San Antonio Art Institute, after microfilming.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Lent for microfilming, 1981, by the San Antonio Art Institute, via Kenneth Jewesson, director, and Betty Alden White, Waitt's daughter, as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Landscape painting -- 20th century -- Texas -- San Antonio Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Arts administrators -- Texas -- San Antonio Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Landscape painters -- Texas -- San Antonio Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art Schools -- Texas -- San Antonio Function Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
San Antonio Art Institute Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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